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STAIND: New Single Posted Online

"Believe", the new single from STAIND, is available for streaming on the band's MySpace page. The track, which hits U.S. radio outlets today (June 24), comes off the group's new album, "The Illusion of Progress", which is due on August 19 via Atlantic Records. "The Illusion of Progress" is the follow-up to 2005's ...

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LYNAM To Release 'Tragic City Symphony' In August

Birmingham, Alabama-based hard rock band LYNAM will release its new album, "Tragic City Symphony", on August 26 through New Ocean Media. The first single from the effort, "Save My Soul", will be impacting rock radio July 15. The follow-up to 2006's "Slave To The Machine", "Tragic City Symphony" was produced by Jason Elgin (MAYLENE AND ...

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CANDLEBOX: More Tour Dates Announced

CANDLEBOX has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 13 - Omaha, NE Rosenblatt Stadium Jun. 27 - Maplewood, MN The Rock Jun. 28 - Rock Island, IL Rock Island Plaza - Daquiri Festival Jun. 29 - Mt. Clemens, MI Stars and Stripes Festival Jun. 30 - Milwaukee, WI Summerfest - WJJO Zippo Rock Stage Jul. 02 ...

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JACKNIFE Signs With BATTLE FLAG RECORDS

Dallas, Texas-based band JACKNIFE has inked a deal with Battle Flag Records for the release of its sophomore album, "A Plague of People", tentatively due mid-summer. The CD was recorded at Skyline Studios in the band's hometown with the help of Sterling Winfield and Tim "Timmy Tooth" Kimsey, who have more than 20 years of ...

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METALLICA's Future With WARNER MUSIC Unclear

The Pulse of Radio reports that METALLICA's future with its record label, Warner Bros. Records, may not extend past the release of the band's ninth studio album this fall. According to Bloomberg.com, Edgar Bronfman Jr., CEO of the Warner Music Group, of which Warner Bros. Records is a division, declined to comment on the status ...

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CANDLEBOX: New Tour Dates Announced

CANDLEBOX has scheduled the following dates: Jun. 04 - Tacoma Dome - Tacoma, Washington Jun. 07 - Gallivan Center - Salt Lake City, Utah Jun. 27 - The Rock - Maplewood, Minnesota Jun. 28 - Rock Island Plaza - Daiguiri Fest - Rock Island, Illinois Jun. 29 - Stars & Stripes Festival - Mt. Clemens, ...

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CANDLEBOX: New Album Details Revealed

CANDLEBOX make their triumphant return to the modern music game this summer with their first new record in ten years. "Into The Sun" will be released July 22 on Silent Majority Group in conjunction with Warner Music Group's Independent Label Group. The original CANDLEBOX songwriting team of singer Kevin Martin and guitarist Peter Klett along ...

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'DIMEBAG' DARRELL ABBOTT Picture Book Due This Summer

A picture book celebrating the life of late PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abott compiled by his brother, Vinnie Paul Abbott (HELLYEAH, PANTERA, DAMAGEPLAN) and father, Jerry Abbott, is scheduled for release this summer. Also in the works is the follow-up to the DVD "DimeVision - Vol 1: That's The Fun I Have". A cornucopia of ...

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IMMORTAL DOMINION To Work With PANTERA Producer

With extreme metal being one of the more "theatrical sounding" types of rock music out there, it's a bit puzzling why more of these types of bands don't pop up in movie soundtracks. But perhaps the tide is changing, as evidenced by the presence of IMMORTAL DOMINION throughout the movie "Teeth". After the band's distributor, ...

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JACKNIFE Completes Recording New Album

Dallas, Texas-based band JACKNIFE has finished recording its new full-length album at Skyline Studios in the band's hometown for a spring/summer release. The group worked alongside Sterling Winfield and Tim "Timmy Tooth" Kimsey, who have more than 20 years of recording, mixing, producing, and engineering experience. In addition to recently engineering Vinnie Paul Abbott's HELLYEAH ...

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BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART: New Songs Posted Online

Canada's BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART will invade Europe in January and early February for the group's first full European tour with Century Media labelmates MAROON as well as UK darlings BRING ME THE HORIZON and ARCHITECTS after playing a sold-out UK only headlining tour with ENTER SHIKARI in 2006. The group's unique, infectious brand ...

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BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART: European Dates Announced

After playing a sold-out UK-only tour with ENTER SHIKARI in 2006, Montreal, Canada's BLESSED BY A BROKEN HEART will invade Europe in January and early February for its first full European tour with Century Media labelmates MAROON as well as UK darlings BRING ME THE HORIZON and ARCHITECTS. The band has been busy touring the ...

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JACKNIFE Begins Recording New Album

Dallas, Texas-based band JACKNIFE has entered Skyline Studios in the group's hometown to being recording its new full-length album for a 2008 release. The group is working alongside Sterling Winfield and Tim "Timmy Tooth" Kimsey, who have more than 20 years of recording, mixing, producing, and engineering experience. In addition to recently engineering Vinnie Paul ...

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ADEMA To Tour Europe With ONESIDEZERO, RE:IGNITION

Bakersfield, California rockers ADEMA will team up with ONESIDEZERO and RE:IGNITION for a European tour that will tentatively kick off on February 27, 2008 in Hambirg, Germany. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. ADEMA's new album, "Kill the Headlights", was released on August 21 via Immortal Records. The CD was recorded in Los ...

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WHITE LION Drummer Looking For Session Work

WHITE LION drummer Troy Patrick Farrell is looking for a pro situation for either live, session or showcase needs. As WHITE LION prepares to release a new album in 2008, the drummer has some down time to commit to bands or musicians needing a quick learning, fully endorsed drummer. Troy has been playing with Mike ...

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10 YEARS: New Album To Arrive In March

Knoxville, Tennessee's 10 YEARS will release its new album in March 2008. A single will precede the full-length effort in January. 10 YEARS' new album was produced by Rick Parashar (PEARL JAM, NICKELBACK, ALICE IN CHAINS, ROB ZOMBIE). The band's debut CD, "The Autumn Effect", came out in 2005. 10 YEARS' tour with SEVENDUST is ...

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DINO CAZARES Says DIVINE HERESY Album 'Will Get That FEAR FACTORY Taste Out Of Your Mouth'

Blasting-Zone.com recently conducted an in-depth interview with DIVINE HERESY guitarist Dino Cazares (also of ASESINO, ex-FEAR FACTORY). Several excerpts follow: Blasting-Zone.com: Once you began assembling DIVINE HERESY, did you find it difficult locating musicians you felt were genuinely "up to the challenge?" Dino: "Bass player-wise, yes. That was a little bit difficult. ...

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10 YEARS Preparing To Hit The Road

10 YEARS drummer Brian Vodinh has issued the following update: "As I sit here and type this I am listening to our new album with a pretty goofy smile on my face. Damn, does it feel good to have this thing in the bag. Now, we wait until early next year for it to come ...

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